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    Depressing Stat of the day...

    Depressing stat of the day. I knew ISU's record was bad compared to other BCS teams on making the postseason, but i decided to do some research with wikipedia and an excel spreadsheet.. (so forgive me if theres a mistake anywhere)

    Since 2006, when mac was hired (so starting with 2006-2007 season)
    Of the 73 BCS conference teams,
    54 teams have made the NCAA tournament at least once.
    Another 14 have at least made the NIT in that time.
    Of the 5 remaining schools, 1 went to the CBI in that time
    Of the 4 remaining schools, 3 of those went to the NCAA or NIT in 2006. (i separate this out because not making it in 2006 wasnt mac's fault)
    The one remaining school that has not had any postseason since 2005? Iowa State.

    I realized it was bad...but not this bad...


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    Re: Depressing Stat of the day...

    Do we also have the worst record for a BCS school over the four year period?


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    Re: Depressing Stat of the day...

    Post of the day!!!!! Honestly everyone needs to read this. We are the worst BCS level basketball program in the country. THE WORST! Disgusting. Gross. I want to throw another bottle of beer through a window in my house like I did when we lost to Hampton.



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    Re: Depressing Stat of the day...

    Hey hey hey, stop this kind of talk. The program is in good shape. :)



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    Re: Depressing Stat of the day...

    Yep, that's really sad...especially considering we have had more talent come through here in the past 5 years than alot the other BCS schools that have made NCAA tournaments.



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    Re: Depressing Stat of the day...

    Quote Originally Posted by clone11 View Post
    Post of the day!!!!! Honestly everyone needs to read this. We are the worst BCS level basketball program in the country. THE WORST! Disgusting. Gross. I want to throw another bottle of beer through a window in my house like I did when we lost to Hampton.
    I disagree. We're among the worst, but there are certainly worse programs around. Playing in the Big XII does us no favors.


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    Re: Depressing Stat of the day...

    In that timeframe, when was colorado in a tournament?



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    Re: Depressing Stat of the day...

    Quote Originally Posted by BKLYNCyclone View Post
    In that timeframe, when was colorado in a tournament?
    2006 NIT. They are one of the 6 that have not made it since mac arrived.



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    Re: Depressing Stat of the day...

    Quote Originally Posted by snowcraig2.0 View Post
    Hey hey hey, stop this kind of talk. The program is in good shape. :)
    HEY NOW! BE NICE! GREG MCDERMOTT HAS CHARACTER!!!



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    Re: Depressing Stat of the day...

    To be frank, I don't look at stats etc. I only look at how the teams plays and what the coach has to say after word. It was clear to me that early through season 3 Gmac was not the guy.

    It's pretty easy. Just listen to other winning coach's then listen to Gmac. Huge difference in attitude.


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    Re: Depressing Stat of the day...

    Quote Originally Posted by GoShow97 View Post
    To be frank, I don't look at stats etc. I only look at how the teams plays and what the coach has to say after word. It was clear to me that early through season 3 Gmac was not the guy.

    It's pretty easy. Just listen to other winning coach's then listen to Gmac. Huge difference in attitude.
    Great post.



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    Re: Depressing Stat of the day...

    Quote Originally Posted by Haverhill View Post
    HEY NOW! BE NICE! GREG MCDERMOTT HAS CHARACTER!!!
    Doesnt if feel great to have high integrity and high morals.


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    Re: Depressing Stat of the day...

    Quote Originally Posted by Stumpy View Post
    I disagree. We're among the worst, but there are certainly worse programs around. Playing in the Big XII does us no favors.
    I disagree. How about that? We are the worst.



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    Re: Depressing Stat of the day...

    We are the worst in the 4 year period. Other teams have had worse years during each of the 4 years. But when you consider the 4 year period as a whole, we are definitely the worst.

    Please quit, Greg McDermott.



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    Re: Depressing Stat of the day...

    Quote Originally Posted by gogagig View Post
    We are the worst in the 4 year period. Other teams have had worse years during each of the 4 years. But when you consider the 4 year period as a whole, we are definitely the worst.

    Please quit, Greg McDermott.
    If Gmac truly had character and integrity as stated he would do this.


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